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Ninilchik sweeps Nikolaevsk

Posted: Thursday, February 28, 2008

Austin Vanderford scored a game-high 24 points, Chris Smith added 16 and Cody Presley 12 as the Wolverines topped the visiting Warriors, 73-38, on Wednesday night in Peninsula Conference action.

Leading 15-6 after eight minutes, Ninilchik owned a commanding 21-point cushion at halftime and never looked back.

Jonah Yakunin paced the Warriors with 14 points, while Mark Fefelov chipped in nine.

Ninilchik girls 73, Nikolaevsk 42

Grace Ehlers collected a team-high 18 points, Lindsay Schnabl and Heidi Skjold each added 15 and Ashley Bartolowits netted 13 as the Wolverines had little trouble with the visiting Warriors on Tuesday in Peninsula Conference action.

Efrosia Yakunin scored a game-high 20 points and Cassie Fefelov added 10 for Nikolaevsk, which fell behind 19-6 after the first quarter and 35-21 at halftime.

Boys

WOLVERINES 73, WARRIORS 38

Nikolaevsk 6 9 8 15 38

Ninilchik 15 21 18 19 73

NIKOLAEVSK (38) Trail 0 0-0 0, Melkomukov 1 2-2 4, M. Fefelov 4 0-0 9, Yakunin 5 4-7 14, Ivanov 1 0-2 2, Kalugin 3 0-0 7, Konokolov 1 0-1 2. Totals 15 6-12 38.

NINILCHIK (73) Vanderford 9 6-8 24, Presley 4 4-4 12, Skjold 2 1-2 5, Sutherland 3 1-2 7, Cooper 0 0-0 0, Goins 1 0-0 2, Garrison 0 0-0 0, Smith 6 1-1 16, Covey 0 0-2 0, Pinnow 0 0-0 0, Q. Bennett 3 1-2 7, S. Bennett 0 0-0 0. Totals 28 14-21 73.

3-point goals Nikolaevsk 2 (M. Fefelov 1, Kalugin 1), Ninilchik 3 (Smith 3). Team fouls Nikolaevsk 18, Ninilchik 15. Fouled out Melkomukov.

Girls

WOLVERINES 73, WARRIORS 42

Nikolaevsk 6 15 8 13 42

Ninilchik 19 16 19 19 73

NIKOLAEVSK (42) C. Fefelov 4 2-2 10, S. Fefelov 3 0-0 6, V. Yakunin 2 0-0 4, E. Yakunin 7 6-8 20, Bailey 1 0-0 2. Totals 17 8-10 42.

NINILCHIK (73) Skjold 7 1-1 15, Bartolowits 5 3-5 13, Schnabl 7 0-0 15, Walkoff 0 0-0 0, Rohr 4 0-0 8, Anderson 1 0-0 2, Dahl 1 0-0 2, Ehlers 7 4-4 18. Totals 32 8-10 73.

3-point goals Ninilchik 1 (Schnabl). Team fouls Nikolaevsk 12, Ninilchik 8. Fouled out none.



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